Dec 10, 2013 11:00am PST
spending and taxing plan for the next year. it is a hand shake deal it does nothing to resolveç the basic problems in which we are facing. it does not tackle tax reform and does not to reduce the debtç i think the public is so angry at congress we don't want another shut down. they are saying we hear you. we will do this instead. >> it is like being onç the sp cycle in the dryer. you keep going around and around and seemingly nothing gets done. >> all right. is it still 9:20? >>d9:20 it is. >> thank you. >> well, winter boulevard round two. if you felt it? and it is not officially winter yet. triggering caíc11q%=9m and big delays at major airports. david lee miller live now. i see you still have my favorite hat on today. >> thank you.ç it is not a fashion statement throw. it is an expression of practicality. it is still cold out here.ç @&% snow plows are ready for action this hour. one little problem, there's no accumulation. here in new york city take a look here at times square andç you can see for the most part business as usual. light snow coming down but no snow on
Dec 9, 2013 11:00am PST
firefighters as employees for federal tax purposes. this means that they could be required to provide health care or pay a fine under the affordable care act if they reach 50 volunteers or not. or even if they are grouped together with other employees from the township, borough or municipalities. we all know volunteer fire departments across the country cowell nev could never be able to provide health care, which i believe could potentially close fire houses across the country. >> this is so stunning to find this now out, congressman. i know in your particular district, aren't 97% of the firefighters on a volunteer basis? >> actually, across the entire state of pennsylvania. 97.5% of all the fire companies in pennsylvania are volunteer fire departments. that's the fourth largest in the country. what worries me is that we have been trying to get clarification from the internal revenue since the summer. now, this was to be the law of the land already. and this is obviously another unintended consequence. nonetheless, potentially could affect fire departments all across america. >> when
Dec 3, 2013 11:00am PST
, benefits, taxes, rent, all of the operation needed to run it. 15 crepts. so when the government says if you don't think you got insurance go ahead and call up the insurance company, load up the cost and if it reaches that 15% mlr cap, it gets a big fine. so these companies are saying, you crskruped up the website an you are requiring us to call up people and verify the correct data and now you are saying am i signed up? and they have to be unhappy because they know they are going to get hit with a big fine. >> it is unbelievable. you are talking about new information that people like you and me research this hardly know about. there are new reports that have reached 100,000 now. remember though, the goal was 7 million people 2.5 million had to be the young people to pay for everyone else. 127,000 now. are we going to make that mark? >> realize now, there are 121 days they are going to have to sign up 156,000 people a day to hit their target. they have to sign up each day more than half of what they signed up in november. the administration projected out of every 8 people who signed up.
Dec 5, 2013 11:00am PST
stolen millions of our passwords and user names. plus, did russian diplomats steal your tax dollars? by scamming the system to get medicaid benefits? there are brand new charges out today, and what until you hear what they're accused of buying with their own money while claiming to be broke. let's get to it. >> good thursday afternoon to you and yours. we're expecting